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58 Diwali Sweet Recipes

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Celebration of light, and devouring unlimited sweets is just round the corner. Diwali and sweets are synonymous. Do you and your family also enjoy relishing on sweets during the festive season?

We all do, because the festivals and sweets always come along. Why not surprise your loved ones by making some of their favorite sweet treats this Diwali?

diwali sweet recipes

We all agree that homemade sweets are way better than the store-bought ones, because they are made with love and care. So this year, enchant your loved ones with some delightfully divine homemade Diwali sweets recipes (mithai).

Here we have made a list of 58 exquisite Diwali Sweet Recipes. These sweet recipes make a great addition to your Diwali sweet and snack table. Also many of them make great gifts for Diwali.

Here is the list of 58 Diwali Sweet Recipes:

1.) 5 Ingredient Pumpkin Fritters - Pumpkin Gulgule

5 Ingredient Pumpkin Fritters | Pumpkin Gulgule | Kaddu Ke Meethe Pakode. Gulgula is an Indian version of mini donuts. They are super spongy and crispy.

2.) Almond Rose Rabri

Almond Rose Rabri With a dash of Saffron is a perfect dessert for any day, or when you have cravings for sweet. You can make this as weekend family dessert.

3.) Aloo Ka Halwa- Potato Halwa (Recipe Video)

Aloo Ka Halwa is a very tasty, easy and gluten-free dessert is cooked with boiled mashed potatoes, ghee, and sugar. You can serve it anytime as a dessert.

4.) Atta Biscuits - Whole Wheat Indian Cookies Recipe

These everyday Atta Biscuits aka Whole Wheat Indian Cookies are popular tea time cookies in India. Easy, eggless, crispy and scented with cardamom.

5.) Atte Ka Halwa Recipe - Wheat Flour Halwa

Learn How To Make Aate Ka Halwa | Atte Ka Halwa Recipe with a simple video tutorial. This insanely delicious aate ka halwa is roasted with a ghee.

6.) Besan Ladoo Recipe - Sweet Chickpea Flour Balls

Besan Ladoo is one of the most popular Indian desserts. These ladoos are so fragrant, delicious and have a melt-in-mouth texture. A must during festivals.

7.) Best Gulab Jamun Recipe

My Ginger Garlic Kitchen. Gulab Jamun Recipe | How to Make Gulaab Jamun With Khoya At Home. These gulab jamuns made from traditional mawa tastes the best.

8.) Best Malpua Recipe

Mawa Malpua is a delicious and popular Rajasthani dessert where fried pancakes dipped in flavoured warm sugar syrup and served warm along with kesar rabdi.

9.) Bread Gulab Jamun Recipe - Instant Bread Gulaab Jamun

Learn how to make Bread Gulab Jamun with a video tutorial. Bread gulab jamun is an instant, and easy version of making a popular Indian dessert gulab jamun.

10.) Bread Malai Roll

Bread Malai Roll is a delightful Indian sweet where bread slices are stuffed with filling and then dunked into a creamy and flavourful milk.

11.) Caramelized Banana Mango with Coconut

Caramelized Banana Mango with Coconut is a Thai-style dessert that coconutty flavor with refreshingly creamy fruits. An ultimate sweet for instant cravings.

12.) Caramelized Banana with Nuts and Mango Yogurt

The caramelized banana with nuts and mango yogurt is perfect as a dessert, breakfast, or even snack. Now satisfy your sweet cravings without feeling guilty.

13.) Carrot Halwa - How to Make Gajar Halwa

How to Make Gajar Ka Halwa | Carrot Halwa. This is a chewy halwa which is bursting with awesome cardamom-y flavor and nutty texture.

14.) Carrot Sabudana Kheer – Carrot Sago Kheer

Kheer is a name for Indian milk pudding flavoured with cardamom, saffron, and dry fruits. Carrot Sabudana Kheer is a little twist to regular sabudana kheer.

15.) Cheesy Blueberry Halwa

Cheesy blueberry halwa is prepared with semolina, blueberry, coconut, and cream cheese. This recipe is a little twist to regular suji halwa.

16.) Chocolate Chip Cookies Salted Peanuts Ice-cream Sundae

This easy to make Sundae is a delicious love affair between chocolate chip cookies and caramel icecream. An easy and classic dessert for the whole year.

17.) Chocolate Coconut Delights

Chocolate Coconut Delights are a super easy, simple, and quick chocolate dessert where Mawa is cooked with desiccated coconut, cocoa powder shaped into discs.

18.) Chocolate Dipped Shortbread Cranberry Cookies

These Chocolate Dipped Shortbread Cranberry Cookies are zesty, tender, fruity, melt-in-mouth, chocolatey, and topped with pretty sprinkles.

19.) Chocolate Twisted Sankranti Laddo – No Bake

Chocolate Twisted Sankranti Laddo is No Bake Indian recipe is an energy bar,and is full of nuts and nutrients.It comes with goodness of chocolate and honey.

20.) Chum Chum Recipe - Bengali Sweet Chomchom

Chum Chum is a popular authentic Sweet Dish which hails from the Eastern Indian state of West Bengal. This post shows how to make soft and spongy Cham Cham.

21.) Classic and Easy Cherry Lassi Ice Cream (Video Recipe)

Cherry Lassi Ice Cream has an amazing tang and sweetness. This refreshing and delicious yogurt based ice cream is perfect on a hot summer day.

22.) Creamy Chocolate Vermicelli Pudding

If you are looking for chocolate, cardamom, nuts and vermicelli in one dish, this dessert is for you. It is super quick, easy and ready in 25 minutes.

23.) Dairy Free Avocado Chocolate Mousse Recipe

Make this dairy-free, vegan-friendly Avocado Chocolate Mousse with this easy recipe. This mousse has all qualities of creamy, silky, and richness of avocado.

24.) Eggless Chocolate Mousse

Eggless chocolate mousse is made with cream, heavy whip cream, some sugar, and vanilla extract. And the result was SO creamy-classic chocolatey-dessert.

25.) Eggless Gulkand Mug Cake in 2 Minutes - Rose Mug Cake

Learn to make 2 minutes Eggless Gulkand or Rose Mug Cake Recipe with step by step video. It is palatable, spongy, and full of delish rosy fragrance.

26.) Eggless Triple Chocolate Cookies Recipe

Learn to make Eggless Triple Chocolate Cookies Recipe with a video tutorial. These seductive, thick and crispy cookies are perfect for chocolate lovers.

27.) Fruit and Nut Couscous Paneer Pudding with Chocolate

This Fruit and Nut Couscous Paneer Pudding is rich, creamy with a classic texture. It has similarity to Indian rice pudding, aka Kheer. Serve as dessert.

28.) Fruit Cream Rice Kheer Recipe - Indian Kheer Pudding

Fruit Cream Rice Kheer is a fusion Indian dessert. These individual desserts are an enticing amalgamation of chilled rice kheer, fruit cream, and chocolate.

29.) Ghevar - How To Make Jaipuri Malai Ghevar

Learn to make Ghevar with a video. Ghewar is a disc-shaped Rajasthani Dessert made using thick metal molds. It is cooked during festivals like Holi and Teej.

30.) Gujiya Recipe | Mawa Gujiya Recipe

Mawa Gujiya is an Indian style deep fried pastry loaded with mawa (dried milk) stuffing. Gujiyas are crispy from outside and delectably sweet from inside.

31.) Gulkand Dessert Paratha With Gulkand Raita Recipe

This dessert paratha is a painless dessert paratha which can be made with only a few ingredients. This is rustic but nutty and so full of amazing flavors.

32.) Gulkand Pista Kulfi - Rose and Pistachio Frozen Dessert

Kulfi is a popular indian frozen dessert, and this rose jam and pistachio flavored kulfi has an authentic chewy texture. It is super cute and tastes awesome.

33.) Gulkand Shrikhand Recipe - Rose Flavoured Greek Yogurt

Gulkand (Rose) Shrikhand is an Indian dessert made by using strained yogurt and flavored with Gulkand, rose water and cardamom. Serve with Poori or as it is.

34.) Homemade Mango Ice Cream (No Ice Cream Maker)

This creamiest and dreamiest Homemade Mango Ice Cream Recipe is made without an ice cream maker. Delicious, easy no-churn ice ceam is full of mango flavors.

35.) How To Make Quick Mango Kulfi - No Cook Mango Kulfi Recipe

Mango kulfi is a traditional, rich, and creamy frozen dessert from India. Learn to make no cook mango kulfi recipe with step-by-step video instructions.

36.) How to make Rose Syrup

Make the most aromatic rose syrup using rose petals. This page has all the tips, and tricks you will ever need to make rose syrup at home.

37.) How to Make Soft Rasmalai At Home - Homemade Ras Malai

Rasmalai is a popular Bengali dessert where flattened cottage cheese balls are cooked in sugar syrup and then soaked in sweet, saffron flavored milk syrup.

38.) Indulging Coconut Mango Panna Cotta

Indulging Coconut Mango Panna Cotta is a dessert recipe. This is made with coconut milk, cream, and mangoes. This is a perfect summer dessert.

39.) Instant 5 Mins Coconut Ladoo - No Heat

This no heat Instant Coconut laddu is a quick and elegant Indian dessert recipe which is prepared with only 3 ingredients and is gluten free.

40.) Instant Badam Halwa - Almond Halwa (Instant Pot + Pan)

Quick and delicious Badam Halwa (Almond pudding) made with almond flour, and cooked in Instant Pot. Perfect dessert for any occasion.

41.) Instant Bread Rasmalai Recipe

Bread Rasmalai is the twisted version of traditional Rasmalai where instead of paneer balls bread slices are used for soaking in saffron flavored thick milk.

42.) Instant Coconut Ladoo Recipe (Rose, Saffron, Cardamom)

Coconut or Nariyal Ladoo is a popular Indian sweet. Learn to make Instant Coconut Ladoo Recipe in 3 different flavours which are rose, saffron, and cardamom.

43.) Instant Mango Shrikhand - Mango Greek Yogurt Dessert

Learn to make Instant Mango Shrikhand with a video tutorial. Mango shrikhand is an Indian creamy, rich tropical flavorsome yogurt based dessert.

44.) Instant Peach Jalebi Topped with Cream and Pistachio

This Instant Peach Jalebi is a twisted version of traditonal Indian sweet Jalebi which is a popular and traditional Indian sweet made on Indian festivals.

45.) Instant Pot Gajar Halwa - Carrot Halwa Recipe

Gajar Halwa | Carrot Halwa dessert in Instant Pot or in a pressure cooker. This ia a rich, delicate, warm and delicious and absolutely decadent dessert.

46.) Instant Strawberry Shrikhand - Strawberry Yogurt Dessert

Instant Strawberry Shrikhand Recipe | Strawberry Yogurt Dessert is a sweet dish made with strained yogurt and pureed strawberries and has an amazing taste.

47.) Jaipuri Mishri Mawa Recipe

Jaipuri Mawa Mishri or Mishri Mawa is a traditional Rajasthani dessert made with solidified milk (mawa) and Mishri (crystal sugar).

48.) Jalebi recipe

Jalebi is a quick and easy and popular Indian style funnel cake recipe. This video recipe makes juicy and crispy jalebi that can be made under 30 minutes.

49.) Kaju Katli Recipe - Kaju Burfi - How to Make Kaju Katli

Kaju Katli is one of the most popular and delicious Indian sweets recipes. Learn to make traditional kaju katli with step by step video instructions.

50.) Kesar Elaichi Shrikhand - Greek Yosgurt Saffron Dessert

Kesar Elaichi Shrikhand (केसर इलाइची श्रीखंड) is a sweet dish which is prepared by using strained yogurt and flavored with cardamom and saffron.

51.) Kesar Mawa Peda - Indian Milk Fudge - Instant Khoya Peda

Kesar Mawa Peda | Indian Milk Fudge | Instant Khoya Peda is a classic melt-in mouth Indian dessert which is usually made during festivals.

52.) Kopra Pak - Nariyal Ki Burfi - Khopra Pak Video Recipe

Khopra Pak is a very sophisticatedly and delicately flavored coconut fudge. This sweet has intense coconut flavor and an amazing texture.

53.) Lapsi Recipe - Cracked Wheat Sweet

Lapsi Recipe is a traditional rajasthani and gujarati dessert. This cracked wheat dessert is a moist and soft pudding. It tastes great when served warm.

54.) Layered Coconut Burfi

This easiest double-layer coconut burfi is ready in under 25 minutes. An easy to make, and quick dessert to celebrate any occasion.

55.) Makhana Kheer | Makhane Ki Kheer

Makhana Kheer or Makhane ki Kheer is a traditional and delicious, creamy Indian pudding made with fox nuts, milk, sugar, dry fruits, and flavorings like saffron.

56.) Mascarpone Cream Cheese Chocolate Mousse Cups Recipe

This Mascarpone Cream Cheese Chocolate Mousse is definitely one of the most classic chocolate desserts. These are the perfect party desserts.

57.) Milk Powder Burfi

Milk powder burfi, or Milk Burfi is an Indian Style classic and delicious dense milk fudge which is melt-in-mouth and easy to make.

58.) Mohanthal Recipe - Mohan Thal (2 Ways)

Mohanthal is a traditional Indian Sweet originated from Indian States of Gujarat and Rajasthan. This gram flour fudge has a rich flavor and delicious taste.


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